Taifa of Niebla

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Taifa of Niebla
Taifa Kingdom of Niebla, c. 1037.
Capital Niebla
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic, Hebrew
Religion Islam, Roman Catholicism, Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 •  Established 1023
 •  To Seville/Almoravids 1053–1091 / 1091–1145
 •  To the Almohads 1150–1234
 •  Conquered by Castile 1262
Currency Dirham and Dinar
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Caliphate of Cordoba
Crown of Castile

The Taifa of Niebla was a taifa kingdom that existed for three distinct times: from 1023 to 1053, from 1145 to 1150 and from 1234 to 1262.

From 1053 until 1091 it was under the forcible control of Taifa of Seville, by Abbad II al-Mu'tadid.[1] when it was finally conquered by the Crown of Castile. In 1262 it was eventually absorbed by Castile.

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Yahsubid dynasty[edit]

Bitruyid dynasty[edit]

Mahfuzid dynasty[edit]

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  1. ^ "Abbadid". Encyclopædia Britannica. I: A-Ak - Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. 2010. p. 8. ISBN 978-1-59339-837-8. 


Coordinates: 37°21′00″N 6°40′00″W / 37.3500°N 6.6667°W / 37.3500; -6.6667